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Kevin Harrington (entrepreneur)

Kevin Harrington
Born 1957
Cincinnati, Ohio
Nationality American
Occupation entrepreneur, business executive
Known for panel member on the TV show Shark Tank

Kevin Harrington, is an American entrepreneur and business executive. He has appeared on the American TV show Shark Tank.

Career

Harrington created "his first infomercial in 1985", founding a company called Quantum International. He became the president of National Media and oversaw the launching of several successful infomercials.[1] After leaving National Media in 1994, he formed a "joint venture company with The Home Shopping Network" and "co-founded HSN Direct International Inc. and served as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and President" between 1994 and 1998. In 2002, he became the President of Harrington Business Development Inc. and the Chairman of On Tv, Inc. That same year, he became the Vice Chairman and Director of Thane International Inc. and the Director of Reliant International Inc., leaving both positions in 2003.[1] In 2004, Harrington became the Chairman of Reliant Interactive Media Corp. and the CEO of ResponzeTV America, LLC.

Harrington was the Director of Infusion Brands International, Inc. from 2006 to 2008. In 2007, he became the Chief Executive Officer of ResponzeTV Plc and the Executive Director of ResponzeTV Plc, leaving both positions in 2008.http://efreedom.com and together they laid out a plan to equip up-and-coming innovators and business owners with the tools and methods to become Sharks themselves.

He serves as CEO of the Internet company TVGoods and "Senior Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors" for the company called As Seen On TV, Inc.[1] Harrington has been the Director of Harrington Business Development Inc., since 2002.[1] Harrington is an Ex Officio of the Electronic Retailing Association (ERA), Founders Circle.[3] Kevin Harrington has became the company spokesperson for InventHelp in April 2013. [4]

References

External links

  • Kevin Harrington official site
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